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“Everything is good here!”
Review of El Caldero

El Caldero
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$3 - US$5
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Reviewed 31 January 2013

El Caldero has tasty soups and a comfortable atmosphere. It is one of my favorite restaurants in San Cristobal.

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Thank Elizabeth S
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Reviewed 29 December 2012

I had a terrible cold and heard this place had great soup, which is really all I wanted in life, at that point in time. I happened to get the last table available and anxiously awaited my soup, as I watched the waiter deliver heaping, steaming bowls to other customers.

When mine arrived and was placed in front of me, it was like a tiny piece of heaven floated down and landed on the table. It was amazing! Awesome chicken soup, good for the soul and everything else that ails you.

I went back numerous times during my week's stay in San Cris!

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Thank stormbird
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Reviewed 10 November 2012

They offer a great variety of Mexican dishes similar to a soup, one soup is enough for lunch or supper, we recommend the Caldo Tlalpeño, Pozole and Chiken soup with rice, they all are served with a big proportion of chicken and vegetables, they also give you chips with fried beans. The price prices are very cheap.

The restaurant is very well located in the downtown area.

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Thank Aracely V
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Reviewed 20 September 2012

I have been visiting El Caldero for many years. Its a must , once or twice on every visit to San Cristobal. My only problem here is deciding which soup because I like them all here. Always fresh, high quality ingredients and an excellent , filling meal for about 50 pesos. And the beans and chips and other small dishes served before the soup are also excellent. I am impressed that for many years I have seen the same senora in the kitchen. I hope she stays---she knows how to prepare soup.
For a small place, I find their website to be excellent http://www.elcaldero.com.mx/ .

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Reviewed 17 June 2012

Great place to sample some traditional local cuisine serving a wide variety of rustic soups with various accompaniments. Very good value, give it a try.

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Thank GlobalVagrants
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